Father's Day Gift Guide for the DIY Dad

Gift Him Something He'll Love

Your dad may have been the go-to man for everything DIY so he probably already has all the tools he needs. This year, why not help him relax all year round with some fun and unique gifts that will make him the envy of the neighbors!

1. Dickies Relaxed Fit Plaid Shorts

We know dad wants to be comfortable while he works and plays hard, but who said he can’t look good too? These stylish shorts look and feel like cotton, but dry faster with the help of Dickies’ patented blend of natural and synthetic fibers.  They feature flat front styling with some extra room in the seat and thigh for easy movement. There’s even a bonus pocket on the right leg for dad to toss in his phone, keys, or a handy tool or two. Performance Flex 11” Relaxed Fit Flat Front Plaid Short available at Dickies for $33.99

2. Camp & Tailgate Portable Grill

This compact grill is big on space. With 200 sq inches to grill and griddle on, your dad will already be planning his next camping trip. The grill features a lightweight design for easy transportation and has a non-stick coating on its dishwasher-safe plates for easy cleanup. George Foreman Portable Propane Camp & Tailgate Grill available for $129.99

3. Freezable Whiskey Glasses

Put this stylish glass set in the freezer and use an hour later to instantly chill drinks to 10 degrees Fahrenheit. The double-walled borosilicate glass has liquid inside to keep dad's drink the perfect temperature. The glasses also feature a silicon base to limit condensation and keep tables condensation free. Rabbit Freezable Whiskey Glasses are available on Amazon for $23.85

4. Smartphone and Tablet Toolkit

Dad might have all the tools for around the house, but what about when his phone is on the fritz? If your dad is an aspiring techie as well, this toolkit will give him everything he needs to get his electronics back in working order. Among other things, this kit includes screwdrivers with magnetic tips, non-marring nylon pry tools, and probes and sticks for opening those tricky and delicate gadgets. The NewerTech 14-Piece Portable Toolkit is available online for $19.95

5. Canvas & Leather Weekender Bag

This 18-inch, dark navy weekender bag isn't your run-of-the-mill carry-on luggage. Made in California, this luxury bag is made to last with soft, top grade vegetable-tanned leather and all metal hardware is nickel-plated and rust-resistant. The sturdy 6" handles are made for comfort and strength and feature reinforced pressure spots to extend the bag's lifetime. There's even a detachable leather shoulder strap so dad can free up his hands and relax with a cup of coffee. Kaufman Mercantile Canvas & Leather Weekender Bag is available in navy, olive, and tan for $215.00